Like everywhere else in the world Maltese lands have their own Christmas traditions, the same traditions I grew up and still have memories about each one. Midnight Mass and Children's Procession One of the oldest customs in Malta during Christmas is that of midnight, and the child procession is a tradition going back to 1883, … Continue reading Blogmas Day 23: Maltese Christmas Traditions
Earlier on this month, I had my endocrinologist appointment, and I was that my doctor would tell me that I’m ready to go on hormones but, knowing my luck I should have known better. From the worried look on my doctor’s face, I knew that things don’t look as they should and to be honest, … Continue reading Blogmas Day 22: Life Update And The Winner is..
Get a book deal. Keep learning how to blog better. Get more writing jobs. Have a healthy family. Hoping my liver gets better so I can start hormones. For Malta to have better trans care. That the friendships I have to stay active. For my mental health to get better. To read more LGBT+ books. … Continue reading Blogmas Day 21: 10 Wishes For 2020
What if I was normal? What I mean is what if I was able-bodied and not a trans man? The first that comes to mind why do I have this desire to be ‘normal’ when ‘being normal’ by society norms are so over-rated? I first had access to the internet when I was 11, and … Continue reading Blogmas Day 16: How Dare You Grow Up Without The Web?
Yes, you heard right my blog just reached 500 followers, and what felt like an impossible mission in less than two years become possible. Not saying that I’m the best blogger I’m far from that and to be honest, I’m still learning and hope to keep getting better. What keeps me going is my passion … Continue reading Blogmas Day 15: 500 Followers And A Giveaway!
Mistletoe Mistletoe usually is seen in our houses around the Christmas period, hidden in a doorway for lovers to kiss under it. Do you know where this tradition began? It said that the Celtic Druids of the 1st century A.D. because it could overcome the frozen winters and still grow. The Druids viewed as a … Continue reading Blogmas Day 14: Five Christmas Flowers And Plants!
My depression during the holidays isn’t something that I talked or been open up about outside of therapy sessions. The reason being it feels that around that the holiday season you’re only allowed to be happy and love yourself and don’t get wrong there is anything wrong with feeling like that. It’s kind of embarrassing … Continue reading Blogmas Day 7: Mental Health And The Holidays